Since December 2022, Mara Albrecht is holding our “Initialization Sholarship Voluntariness”. For at least one year Mara will be part of our team and will be developing a new project on the global history of voluntariness.
Mara Albrecht is a historian and postdoctoral Research Associate affiliated with the Research Unit on Voluntariness since December 2022. She is holding a one-year scholarship and her research focuses on the modern history of the Middle East, imperial and colonial history, urban and spatial history, political cultures, urban violence, and memories of violence. Her dissertation on Political Parties and Political Culture in Lebanon during the civil war and the post-war period was published in German in 2017 (LIT).